Army approves new postings, appointments

The Nigerian Army has released the postings and appointments of its officers. The posting, which was approved by the Chief of Army Staff Lt. Gen. TY Buratai, is a routine exercise to... Read more »

Senate directs UNIMAID to suspend fee hike for students

Mandates committee to carry out investigation  The Senate has directed the management of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) to stay action on the recent increment of tuition fees for students attending the... Read more »

Labour unions vow to resist govs’ plan to vacillate on new minimum wage

The Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) have vowed to resist the position of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, NGF, that States will pay the new minimum wage according... Read more »

Four insurance firms get no objection on recapitalisation plan

The National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has granted no objection to 44 insurance companies to proceed with their recapitalisation plan. The Acting Commissioner Olorundare Thomas made this known during an interactive session with... Read more »

Senate President condoles with Balewa family

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has condoled with the Government and People of Bauchi State, particularly the family of Nigeria’s late Prime Minister, Tafawa Balewa, over the death of Hajiya Aishatu... Read more »

Envoy confirms killing of another Nigerian in South Africa

The Consul General of Nigeria in Johannesburg, Mr Godwin Adama, has confirmed the murder of another Nigerian, Mr. Chikamso Ufordi, in South Africa. The deceased was allegedly shot dead by unknown assailants... Read more »

Stanbic IBTC, Unity Bank announce huge profits in 9 months

The Stanbic IBTC Group and Unity Bank, on Monday, sustained the high-profit curve by Nigerian banks in recent times as both financial institutions recorded massive profits in the nine-month financial statements filed... Read more »

90m Nigerians live in extreme poverty, says FG

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Ms Sadiya Farouq,  has expressed the resolve of the Federal government to provide succor for 90 million Nigerians currently living in poverty... Read more »

Don’t hike price of rice, CBN begs millers, stakeholders

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has appealed to members of Rice Millers Association of Nigeria and other stakeholders in the rice value chain not to increase the price of rice over... Read more »

Tax Assessment: Court fixes Jan 30, 2020 for MTN’s suit against AGF

A Federal High Court in Lagos has further adjourned hearing until January 30 and January 31, 2020, in a suit filed by MTN Nigeria Communication Ltd, against the Attorney General of the... Read more »
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